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Document Details


Title: Brad Dye
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage
Collection: Civil Rights Documentation Project
Description: Interview conducted on September 20, 1993 with Brad Dye concerning Mississippi Governor Paul Johnson, Jr. Dye was born on December 20, 1933 in Charleston, Mississippi. In 1957, he received his bachelor of business administration degree from the University of Mississippi and two years later graduated from the university's School of Law. In 1950, Dye worked as a page in the US House of Representatives and in the fifties, he worked for Paul B. Johnson, Jr. Dye won a seat in the Mississippi House of Representatives in 1960. During his term, he also worked as an attorney for the US Senate Judiciary Committee. In 1965, Dye resigned from the Committee to serve as a commissioner to the Workman's Compensation Commission. Dye has also worked as director of the Agricultural and Industrial Board, state treasurer, lieutenant governor, and a delegate to the National Democratic Convention.
Extent: 1 page
URL: http://anna.lib.usm.edu/%7Espcol/crda/oh/ohdyebp.html
Restrictions: It is presented here for reference purposes only. Interviews in this collection are protected by copyright and PERMISSION TO PUBLISH MUST BE REQUESTED from the Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1993 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Dye, Brad, 1933-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 20-Dec-1933
Speaker place of birth: Mississippi; United States; North America
Speaker occupation: Lawyer
Age at speaking: 60
Document date: 20-Sep-1993
Interviewer: Derr, Reid
Organizations discussed: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Baltimore, MD; Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, US; White Citizens Council
Historical events discussed: Martin Luther King's March on Washington, DC, August 28, 1963; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-
Locations discussed: Mississippi; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African Americans; Civil rights movements--United States; Demonstrations; Martin Luther King's March on Washington, DC, August 28, 1963; Mississippi; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Baltimore, MD; North America; Oral history; Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, US; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965; U.S. Civil Rights Movement, 1966-; United States; White Citizens Council
Topics discussed - Other terms: Activism
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0023563-25076